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Biology: Nematocysts

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LocationImageCnidae TypeRange of
Lengths (m)
Range of
Widths (m)
nNState
Carlgren O., 1941
Acontia
N/A basitrichs  22.6 - 29.6  x  2.5 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  50.8 - 66.3  x  8.5 - 11  / Unfired
Actinopharynx
N/A basitrichs (25.4)  28.2 - 33.8  x  3 -   / Unfired
N/A basitrichs  16.2 - 21.5  x  2 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  48.3 - 53.6  x  7 - 8.5  / Unfired
Column
N/A macrobasic amastigophores?  15.5 - 18.3  x  2.5 - 3  / Unfired
Filaments
N/A basitrichs  11.3 - 15.5  x  2 -   / Unfired
N/A microbasic p-mastigophores  11.3 - 15.5  x  4 -   / Unfired
Tentacles
N/A basitrichs  73.3 - 80.4  x  2.5 - 3  / Unfired
N/A basitrichs  57.8 - 64.9  x  2.5 - 3  / Unfired
N/A microbasic amastigophores  42.3 - 50.8  x  5 - 5.6  / Unfired
N/A spirocysts   - 42  x   - 3.5  / Unfired
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Ecology

Habitat

Depth range based on 1 specimen in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 1 sample.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 0
  Temperature range (°C): 27.199 - 27.199
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.161 - 0.161
  Salinity (PPS): 35.610 - 35.610
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.665 - 4.665
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.121 - 0.121
  Silicate (umol/l): 1.528 - 1.528
 
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Depth range based on 6 specimens in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 4 samples.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 3.5 - 50
  Temperature range (°C): 19.807 - 22.956
  Nitrate (umol/L): 0.176 - 0.475
  Salinity (PPS): 36.467 - 36.659
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.966 - 5.305
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.037 - 0.249
  Silicate (umol/l): 0.876 - 1.832

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Depth range (m): 3.5 - 50

Temperature range (°C): 19.807 - 22.956

Nitrate (umol/L): 0.176 - 0.475

Salinity (PPS): 36.467 - 36.659

Oxygen (ml/l): 4.966 - 5.305

Phosphate (umol/l): 0.037 - 0.249

Silicate (umol/l): 0.876 - 1.832
 
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Depth range based on 1 specimen in 1 taxon.
Water temperature and chemistry ranges based on 1 sample.

Environmental ranges
  Depth range (m): 0 - 0
  Temperature range (°C): 27.270 - 27.270
  Nitrate (umol/L): 1.378 - 1.378
  Salinity (PPS): 35.856 - 35.856
  Oxygen (ml/l): 4.614 - 4.614
  Phosphate (umol/l): 0.242 - 0.242
  Silicate (umol/l): 3.798 - 3.798
 
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Molecular Biology and Genetics

Molecular Biology

Genomic DNA is available from 1 specimen with morphological vouchers housed at Australia Museum
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